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Yacht Club Games has announced its upcoming Shovel Knight expansions, Shovel Knight: Treasure Trove and Shovel Knight: Specter of Torment will be launching on Nintendo Switch first during the console's launch window. Other platforms will follow after sometime in the spring.  Yacht Club Games has yet to reveal specific release dates for its upcoming Shovel Knight campaigns, but it did say that Treasure Trove will cost $24.99, while Specter of Torment will cost just $9.99 in a …
01.20 / 11:35
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Netflix has become somewhat omnipresent in modern technology, with the streaming service available on most games consoles, set top boxes, smart TVs, smartphones, tablets and even some fridges. It won't be appearing on Nintendo Switch at launch, though. Nintendo, responding to queries from Kotaku, stated that the streaming service, along with other popular competitors, such as Amazon Prime Instant Video and BBC's iPlayer, will not be coming to the console yet and it wasn't…
01.20 / 11:34
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The American games market saw year-on-year decline in December. According to research from US market trackers NPD, $2.78bn was made from hardware, physical and digital software, PC and accessories, a dip of 15 per cent on December 2015. The biggest decline game from games hardware, which saw a 20 per cent fall from $1.24bn to $994.9m. NPD says that PS4 was the best-performing hardware for the month, with the Uncharted 4: A Thief’s End coming in at the best-selling SKU. There w…
01.20 / 11:33
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The Binding of Isaac: Rebirth publisher Nicalis has tweeted a picture giving us a sneak peek of the Switch’s user interface as well as some previously unannounced indie games coming to the platform. The studio has now deleted the tweet but it was online long enough for NeoGaf users to share the photo (see below), which shows 1001 Spikes, The Binding of Isaac: Afterbirth+ and Cave Story as part of the Switch library. Nicalis did confirm yesterday that The Binding of Isaac: A…
01.20 / 11:32
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Nintendo received a bunch of questions, which came right after their Nintendo Switch…
01.20 / 11:19
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Players are getting frustrated over the silence from Nintendo regarding the highly anticipated Pokemon Bank release time for Sun and Moon. Nintendo initially said that it would be ready…
01.20 / 10:55
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Kong: Skull Island is the latest in a long line of movies featuring the great King Kong. The film hits theaters in March, and this week has seen a number of TV spots and promotional images released. Check out the stylish banners below, and four new teasers at the end of this story.Kong: Skull Island stars Tom Hiddleston, Brie Larson, Samuel L Jackson, John C Reilly, Corey Hawkins, and John Goodman, with Jordan Vogt-Roberts directing.In a recent interview, Hawkins revealed that despite the…
01.20 / 10:15
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Smite developer Hi-Rez Studios has spoken in broad strokes about what's coming up in Season 4 of its third-person action MOBA, but now the full 4.1 patch notes are out and they're long.Vamana is getting an updated character model and card for the default, recolour and mastery skins, and a new voice pack. A bunch of other gods are getting new skins as well, such as Such Cold Skadi, Modern Mercenary Nemesis, as well as a new skin for Ao Kuang to celebrate NRG's world championship 2017…
01.20 / 06:30
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A simple but fun multiplayer game is what Drone Battles is all about. Drone Battles lets you compete with other players in real time to see who is the best drone pilot. In this game, there are no complicated controls or tactics needed to learn to have fun or win. Flying your drone is simple, tap anywhere on the screen to make your drone hover. The longer you depress, the higher your drone will fly. Release your finger from the screen, and your drone will descend. So in order to…
01.20 / 04:11
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Remember when Verizon Wireless was selling the Samsung Gear VR for cheap last month? A similar deal now exist for another VR headset with the Google Daydream VR headset on sale for only $50. At 38% off, the unit comes in three color choices as of writing. Shipping is of course free.
01.20 / 03:22
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Gambitious Digital Entertainment has announced that indie developer Arachnid Games’ submarine exploration and action adventure title Diluvion will release on February 2 for Windows PC and Mac on Steam and GOG.com. The post Deep Sea Combat Game Diluvion Sets Course For Feb. 2nd appeared first on Game Industry N…
01.20 / 02:11
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After a promise that it would be released “as quickly as possible” and the chance to pre-register your interest on Google Play, Nintendo has announced that Super Mario Run will become available on Android in March. It has been quite the wait and, somewhat surprisingly, arrives after the company’s next mobile game, Fire Emblem Heroes, arrives on February 2nd. We are still enjoying our time with Super Mario Run, concluding in our review: “It is Nintendo’s…
01.20 / 01:42
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The Coalition made some rewards system in respones to Gears of War 4 server…
01.20 / 01:31
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Nintendo has confirmed that Mii Maker will make a return on Nintendo Switch, although the app has found a new home in the System Settings menu. The app allows players to create Mii characters to represent themselves and was first introduced on Wii, where it was named Mii Channel. It became a prominent component in nearly every multiplayer game after Nintendo scored success in allowing players to use their Mii likeness in the smash hit pack-in Wii Sports. While StreetPass and the Miiverse…
01.20 / 01:22
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Many of us here have our pre-orders for the Nintendo Switch locked in for March 3rd, 2017. Just a quick glance at Amazon or Best Buy indicates that many others do as well. If nothing else, for someone who does not own a Wii U it is an easy decision to immediately invest into Nintendo’s new console/handheld hybrid for one of the most anticipated games this generation: The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. However, everyone, including new fans, returning fans, and diehard Wii U fans, s…
01.20 / 01:09
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'Sniper: Ghost Warrior 3' (ALL) Introduces Main Characters, Story Details …
01.20 / 01:09
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Nicalis is best known for their work on 2D sprite based titles on the 3DS and Wii U, and it looks like they'll be working with Nintendo, porting some of their previous work to the Switch. The company may have revealed more than intended when it tweeted a picture of the Switch's user interface earlier today though, as the tweet was quickly made private.
01.20 / 00:54
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Rocket League developer Psyonix has posted a lengthy update on the game's forthcoming Competitive Season 4 and rewards to be doled out for Competitive Season 3. Players noted that Season 3 went on for a quite a while, and Psyonix explained why. "We’re making a number of changes in Competitive Season 4—all of which will be revealed in more detail closer to the start of the season—and these changes required us to lengthen Season 3," the developer said. As Season 3 draws to a close, all pla…
01.20 / 00:18
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While many saw the release of World of Warcraft's 7.1.5 update this month as a reason to log in and play, it appears Blizzard took it as a signal to move forward with its next big update: 7.2. Read more on…
01.19 / 23:56
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Enjoy the post-apocalyptic genre? Here are 8 games that will keep you entertained for hours. View…
01.19 / 23:44
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